Calendar for: Judge Edward J. Davila
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Adriana Kratzmann


Last Updated: Jul 17 2018 4:30AM
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Tuesday, Jul 17 2018
10:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Motion for Sanctions
Motion in Limine
Pretrial Conference
Motion in Limine(SPECIAL SET)
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Motion for Sanctions
Motion in Limine
Pretrial Conference
Motion in Limine(SPECIAL SET)
Wednesday, Jul 18 2018
01:30PM
5:15-cv-01370-EJD - BladeRoom Group Limited et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Motion for Miscellaneous Relief
Motion for Permanent Injunction
TENTATIVE Motion Hearing
Thursday, Jul 19 2018
09:00AM
5:15-cv-05742-EJD - Garza v. Brinderson Constructors, Inc. et al
Motion for Final Approval of Settlement
Motion Hearing
10:00AM
5:14-cv-00750-EJD - Richter et al v. CC-Palo Alto, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-05098-EJD - Yousuf v. Robert A Bothman, Inc.
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cv-06965-EJD - Alcantara v. Growers Transplanting, Inc.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
11:00AM
5:17-cv-03650-EJD - Seibert v. The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company, LLC
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Jul 20 2018
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Jul 23 2018
- NO CRIMINAL CALENDAR

- Judge Unavailable

Tuesday, Jul 24 2018
- Judge Unavailable
Wednesday, Jul 25 2018
- Judge Unavailable
Thursday, Jul 26 2018
- Judge Unavailable

- NO CIVIL CALENDAR

Friday, Jul 27 2018
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Jul 30 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
01:30PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
5:16-cr-00019-EJD-1 - USA v. Serjoe Mercado(NC)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00063-EJD-3 - USA v. Oscar Andrade(NC)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Arturo Hernandez-Melendez
Status Conference (Reptr)
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
5:17-cr-00242-EJD-1 - USA v. Bryn Hanley(NC)
AUSA: Brian Cabreara/DEF:Tamara Crepet
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00258-EJD-1 - USA v. Elizabeth A. Holmes(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Kevin Downey
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00258-EJD-2 - USA v. Ramesh (Sunny) Balwani(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Jeffrey Coopersmith
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Jul 31 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Selection
01:30PM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Aug 1 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
Thursday, Aug 2 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
09:00AM
5:12-cv-01736-EJD - Maxwell v. Unilever United States, Inc. et al
Motion for Entry of Final Judgment Hearing
5:15-cv-04657-EJD - Sanchez v. Keurig Green Mountain, Inc.
Defendant Counsel to appear via Courtcall
Motion for Attorney Fees
Plaintiff's Motion for Final Approval of Class Action Settlement Hearing
5:15-cv-05841-EJD - In Re: KALOBIOS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Settlement
5:17-cv-00693-EJD - Great American Insurance Company v. Quintana Homeowners Association et al
Motion Hearing
Motion to Dismiss
5:17-cv-01953-EJD - KCG Americas LLC et al v. Zhang
Motion to Withdraw as Attorney
5:17-cv-02213-EJD - LaVonne Baker v. Santa Clara University
Plaintiff's Motion for Leave to Amend Complaint Hearing
5:18-cv-01237-EJD - Heredia v. TTM Technologies Inc
Motion to Dismiss
5:18-cv-01871-EJD - Sanchez et al v. County of Santa Clara et al
Reservation via email 5/15/18 Linda Ramos (408) 299-6946
Reservation via email 5/15/2018
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Strike
10:00AM
5:16-cv-04072-EJD - Mitravich v. Ally Financial Inc.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-07327-EJD - Vitalich v. UNUM Life Insurance Company of America et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-07305-EJD - Kannan v. Apple Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-00137-EJD - USAA Investment Management Company et al v. Henry et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cv-01603-EJD - Securities and Exchange Commission v. Ramesh Sunny Balwani
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-02407-EJD - Secure Cam, LLC v. Anviz Global, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-02408-EJD - United African-Asian Abilities Club et al v. Morris et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-02581-EJD - Doe v. Whittington et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-02600-EJD - Secure Cam, LLC v. Butterfleye, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Final Pretrial Conference
5:17-cv-06329-EJD - Van v. Black Angus Steakhouses, LLC
Trial Setting Conference
01:30PM
5:11-cv-01263-EJD - Woods v. Google, LLC.
Motion Hearing
Friday, Aug 3 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
Monday, Aug 6 2018
01:30PM
5:10-cr-00195-EJD-1 - USA v. Salvador Puga(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00139-EJD-1 - USA v. Mayra Alejandra Zamora(NC)
AUSA:Scott Simeon/DEF:Curtis Rodriguez/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing
5:15-cr-00139-EJD-2 - USA v. Jose Alberto Ruiz-Naranjo(NC)
AUSA:Scott Simeon/DEF:Arturo Hernandez-Melendez/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Pretrial Conference
5:17-cr-00110-EJD-1 - USA v. Mathew Grenzebach(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference (Reptr) Re Resitution
5:18-cr-00092-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonathan Joel Mendoza(C)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 7 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Aug 8 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
Thursday, Aug 9 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
09:00AM
5:17-cv-00626-EJD - De Leon et al v. Mastria Incorporated et al
Reservation via email 6/21/2018 Robert Baker (408) 251-3400
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:15-cv-02439-EJD - Sprint Solutions, Inc. et al v. Snyder et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cv-06086-EJD - Johnson v. Stay Cal San Jose, LLC et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cv-06437-EJD - Local Intelligence, LLC v. HTC America, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-00685-EJD - Board of Trustees of the Laborers Health and Welfare Trust Fund for Northern California et al v. CEM Builders, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-00748-EJD - Chapman v. Patel et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cv-02422-EJD - Garcia-Garcia v. United States of America
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-02750-EJD - Secure Cam, LLC v. Tend Insights, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:00PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Aug 10 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-01789-EJD - Cisco Systems, Inc. et al v. Dang et al
Jury Trial
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
Monday, Aug 13 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
09:00AM
5:14-cv-03387-EJD - Aquino v. County of Monterey Sheriff's Department et al
Jury Trial
01:30PM
5:09-cr-00136-EJD-1 - USA v. James Terrell Booker(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow / DEF: Jerry Fong/P.O. Juan Flores
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:17-cr-00063-EJD-2 - USA v. Christian Urena(NC)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Rhona Taylor/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-1 - USA v. Velarmino Escobar-Ayala(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Jay Rorty
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-2 - USA v. Tomas Rivera(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Wm Whelan
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-4 - USA v. Willfredo Ayala-Garcia(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-5 - USA v. Jose David Abrego-Galdamez(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Peter Leeming
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-6 - USA v. Melvin Lopez(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-7 - USA v. Alexander Martinez-Flores(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Josh Cohen
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-8 - USA v. Gerber Morales(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-9 - USA v. Emilio Escobar-Albarnga(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-10 - USA v. Josue Alcedis Escobar Cerritos(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: James Thompson
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-3 - USA v. Ismael Alvarenga-Rivera(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Vicki Young
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00098-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Noe Ramirez-Avelar(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Christopher Vieira / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-11 - USA v. Erick Escalante-Torres(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA:Jeffrey Backhus, Joseph Alioto/DEF:
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-12 - USA v. Jose Noe Ramirez-Avelar(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Gail Shifman, James Thomson(Learned Counsel)
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 14 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Selection
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Selection
01:30PM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Aug 15 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
Thursday, Aug 16 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
09:00AM
5:16-cv-00591-EJD - Advantest America, Inc. v. HT Micron Semiconductores, LTDA
Motion to Set Aside Default
5:16-cv-05096-EJD - Sklar v. Orchard Supply Company, LLC, et al
Anticipated Dispositive Motion Hearing
5:18-cv-01297-EJD - Johnson v. Tom et al
Motion to Strike
10:00AM
5:13-cv-01920-EJD - In re Intuitive Surgical Securities Litigation
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:16-cv-05548-EJD - Johnson v. CTF Soledad State Prison et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-02775-EJD - Ross et al v. The United States of America
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-06699-EJD - Ross et al v. Bank of America, N.A. et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-06870-EJD - Ross et al v. United States of America
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:18-cv-02507-EJD - United African-Asian Abilities Club et al v. JKL Corporation et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
01:30PM
5:11-cv-01263-EJD - Woods v. Google, LLC.
Administrative Motion per Civil Local Rule 7-11
Administrative Motion to File Under Seal
Motion for Leave to File
Motion to Certify Class (SPECIAL SET)
Friday, Aug 17 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
Monday, Aug 20 2018
01:30PM
5:10-cr-00193-EJD-1 - USA v. Donald Wayne Yeager(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Graham Archer/P.O. Juan Flores
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:11-cr-00038-EJD-1 - USA v. Ryan Kenneth Chan(NC)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-2 - USA v. Emily Le(NC)(Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Steven Pogue/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing
5:13-cr-00486-EJD-3 - USA v. David Huynh(NC)(Vietnamese Interpreter)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Steven Pogue
Motion to Dismiss Hearing
5:16-cr-00161-EJD-1 - USA v. Laron Prestley(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Varell Fuller/P.O. Kevin Thomas/Kristen Coleman
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:16-cr-00193-EJD-1 - USA v. Antonio Lobato-Lopez(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Rhona Taylor
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00153-EJD-1 - USA v. Agustin Estrada(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Jerry Fong
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00140-EJD-1 - USA v. Tabias Brinson(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 21 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Aug 22 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
Thursday, Aug 23 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:17-cv-03760-EJD - Moore et al v. Spadaro
Reservation via email 6/12/2018 Crystal Riggins
Motion to Dismiss
5:18-cv-01911-EJD - Mou et al v. SSC San Jose Operating Company LP et al
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:15-cv-03178-EJD - City of San Jose v. Monsanto Company et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cv-05152-EJD - City Of Oakland v. Monsanto Company et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cv-00071-EJD - City of Berkeley v. Monsanto Company et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cv-01222-EJD - Henard et al v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A. et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:18-cv-00147-EJD - In re Apple Processor Litigation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-02954-EJD - Jadali, D.O. et al v. UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-03106-EJD - Alvarez v. TransitAmerica Services, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:12-cv-04427-EJD - Miyasaki v. Treacy et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-00333-EJD - Ser Lao v. H&M Hennes & Mauritz, L.P.
Pretrial Conference
5:17-cv-07283-EJD - Harvest Management Partners, LLC v. FCA US LLC
Trial Setting Conference
01:30PM
5:18-md-02827-EJD - In Re: Apple Inc. Device Performance Litigation
Further Case Mgmt Conference(SPECIAL SET)
Friday, Aug 24 2018
09:00AM
5:14-cv-05174-EJD - Christopher T Monroe v. GEICO General Insurance Company
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
Monday, Aug 27 2018
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET
01:30PM
5:15-cr-00106-EJD-2 - USA v. Hao Zhang(NC)(Mandarin Interpreter)
AUSA:Matthew Parrella,Michelle Kane/DEF:Thomas Nolan, Daniel Olmos
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonathan Chang(NC)
AUSA: Patrick Delahunty / DEF: August Gugelmann
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-2 - USA v. Grace Chang(NC)
AUSA: Patrick Delahunty/DEF:Laurel Headley
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00265-EJD-1 - USA v. Ferdinand Pasion Arafiles(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow / DEF: Adam Pennella
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00353-EJD-1 - USA v. Juan Carlos Arroyo(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Daniel Olmos
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00353-EJD-2 - USA v. Alfonso Torres
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Hanley Chew/P.O. Indiana Albanes
Sentencing
5:17-cr-00331-EJD-1 - USA v. Fabian Montano-Pelayo(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Robert Carlin/P.O. Indiana Albanes
Sentencing
5:18-cr-00102-EJD-1 - USA v. Arturo Guizar-Avalos(C)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference (Reptr)
03:30PM
5:16-cr-00373-EJD-1 - USA v. Goyko Gustav Kuburovich(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: J. Nick
Pretrial Conference
5:16-cr-00373-EJD-2 - USA v. Kristel Kuburovich(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Zenia Gilg
Pretrial Conference
Tuesday, Aug 28 2018
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow, Maia Perez / DEF: Daniel Barton
Jury Trial
 
 
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***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/11/2018
  

SCHEDULING NOTES FOR JUDGE EDWARD J. DAVILA

Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
280 South First Street
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor, San Jose
         

Additional information can be found under Judge Davila's Scheduling Orders: http://cand.uscourts.gov/ejdorders

Judge Davila's Law and Motion are scheduled on available calendar dates as follows:

I. CIVIL MOTIONS

Civil Motions are scheduled on THURSDAYS at 9:00 AM by RESERVATION ONLY.

To reserve a hearing date please contact Judge Davila’s Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at (408) 535-5356 or email, ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov  Once your matter is reserved for hearing your motion should be noticed in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Civil Rules. Should any respective party fail to file the anticipated motion within time provided by the Local Rules, the reserved calendar date will be vacated without further notice to the parties.

PLEASE NOTE: Please also refer to Judge Davila's updated Standing Order re Civil Cases. Judge Davila does not issue tentative rulings on upcoming matters. Any matters that are taken under submission by the Court are submitted until further Order of the Court (L.R. 7-1(b)).

Certificate of Unavailability (L.R. 1-5(p)) for 2018
Judge Davila is unavailable the following dates:

January 1 through 5
January 8
January 25
January 31
February 1 & 2
February 23
April 13
April 17
April 20
May 14 & 15
June 4 through 8
June 22 through 26
July 24 through 27
October 17 through 19
October 23 through 24
October 29 through November 2
November 23
December 24 through January 4, 2019

All counsel are hereby given notice that such absence constitutes a Certificate of Unavailability, pursuant to Civil Local Rule 1-5(p). 
 
If urgency requires, counsel in any case assigned or referred to the Honorable Edward J, Davila may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge pursuant to Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).

Please check back for updates as unavailability dates are updated frequently.    

Court Holidays 2018:   

Monday, January 1 New Year’s Day (observed)

Monday, January 15 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, February 19 Washington’s Birthday

Monday, May 28 Memorial Day

Wednesday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 3 Labor Day

Monday, October 8 Columbus Day

Monday, November 12 Veterans Day (observed)

Thursday, November 22 Thanksgiving Day

Tuesday, December 25 Christmas Day

II. CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES

Civil Case Management Conferences and Pretrial Conferences are scheduled for THURSDAYS at 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM respectively.

III. CRIMINAL MATTERS

Criminal matters are set on Mondays at 1:30 PM.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. Draft (unsigned) versions of the proposed plea agreement should be submitted to the CRD not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

2. Judge Davila does not use the Court's "Guilty Plea Application and Order" form for individuals wishing to plea open (e.g. without a plea agreement). The court will hold voir dire of the defendant re: change of plea in the normal course.

3. Stipulation/Proposed Orders to continue hearing deadline is Wednesday PRIOR  to the Monday hearing OR not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

IV. TRIAL SCHEDULING

Jury Selection: Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jury Trial: 
Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Fridays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
PLEASE NOTE: The Court may also set additional trial settings on Mondays mornings (9:00 AM - 12:00PM) and Thursday afternoons (1:30 PM - 5:00 PM) at its discretion.


OTHER SCHEDULING ITEMS AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

V. TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES
The Court encourages in person appearances for Law and Motion and Case Management/Pretrial Conferences. However, the Court will consider requests to appear telephonically on a case by case basis. Parties wishing to appear by telephone are directed to file and serve an Administrative Request and Proposed Order at least one week prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please be advised the Court will not grant, absent extraordinary circumstances, a request to appear telephonically for parties or counsel who reside or have an office located within the boundaries of the Northern District of California (counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Sonoma). In addition, the Court will not grant a request by the moving party on a motion.

After consideration of the request by the Court, an order will be issued approving or denying the request. If the request is granted, the parties are directed to contact Court Call Phone Conferencing at (866) 582-6878 in advance of the hearing to schedule a telephonic appearance. Please tell Court Call you have been approved for a telephonic appearance by the Court. The parties are to adhere to Court Call’s procedures. If your matter is vacated for hearing after you have been approved for a telephonic appearance please notify CourtCall that your matter has been taking off calendar and you do not need a telephonic appearance.


VI. PENDING STIPULATIONS/ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS RE CONTINUANCE/MISCELLANEOUS REQUESTS; LETTERS/LETTER BRIEFS

Once a Stipulation and Proposed Order OR Administrative/Ex Parte Motion has been filed with the Court, it is submitted until further order of the Court. All Court Orders are sent by electronic notice to the e-mail addresses on record. Pro-se parties will receive notice by postal mail to the address on record.

The Court does not respond to letters or letter briefs seeking legal relief from the Court, unless leave to make such a request has been specifically granted. All requests requiring the Court to take action shall be made by either a Stipulation and Proposed Order or by appropriate motion made pursuant to the Local Rules.

VII. CHAMBERS COPIES

Pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7), the parties are REQUIRED to lodge copies for chambers no later than noon on the business day following the day. These printed copies shall be marked "Chambers Copy" and shall be clearly marked with the judge's name, case number, and "Chambers Copy-Do Not File." The printed copies shall be mailed or delivered to the Clerk's Office. Parties shall not file a paper copy of any document with the Clerk's Office that has already been filed electronically.

***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or by email at ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/11/2018